High school: Tyrone, class of 1985
My favorite sport: College football
I usually attend games with: Jim Payne and Fred Fink
Favorite high school team: A tie between Bellwood-Antis and Tyrone
Favorite college team: Penn State
Favorite pro team: Pittsburgh Steelers
My favorite sports memory: Taking my boys to their first Penn State game. It was against South Florida.
The local athlete I most enjoyed watching while growing up: Tommy Lannen
My all-time favorite local coach: Max Soellner
The most famous athlete I ever met: Dan Marino
My most prized autograph/picture is of: A poster of Joe Paterno and Bobby Bowden from the very first Blockbuster Bowl.
If I have a claim to fame as a fan it would be: In 1985, I was on national TV at the Pitt-Penn State game. At the end of the game - it was at Pitt - I jumped in front of a camera in front of a big crowd and lots of people saw me.
If I were czar of local sports: If you're a homer fan, you should be forced to be realistic.
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